Bruce Jenner Told Laverne Cox THIS After His 20/20 Interview Aired: 'This Is Better Than A Gold Medal'
It looks as though the Orange Is the New Black actress has been both a confidant and a resource for the reality TV star. While at the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday, she confirmed that she and Bruce had discussed his transition.
She told msnbc's shift:
"I had spoken to Bruce several months back. The same person who I spoke to on the phone, who really just loves their children so much and wants their family to be happy was the person I saw on television last night."
"What Bruce said to me today, I was like, ‘This is like another gold medal,' and they said, ‘This is better than a gold medal.'"
Very moving. And we agree -- Bruce should be extremely proud of his interview.
Laverne went onto confirm that Bruce's story is not about just one person, but an entire community.
The unofficial spokeswoman for the trans community expressed:
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